Booby traps range from simple tripwires that are triggered on touch to complex and elaborate traps. Some are simple to devise, others take some ingenuity and materials to put together.
If you’ve ever been robbed, you become more vigilant in protecting your property. Alarms work but they may not deter the person who set it off. But a booby trap may wreak havoc on the intruder or may cause them to flee before more damage is done or property is stolen or destroyed.
Just about anything can be used for home security. It takes a little idea and some time to put a booby trap together.
The following article is for informational purposes only and should not be construed to instruct how to build a booby trap.
Here is an excerpt from our friends at SurvivalLife:
A booby trap is a device or rig intended to threaten, harm, or kill a person with the element of surprise, usually unknowingly triggered by the victim. In this age or time where our society is quickly heading into lawlessness, you can never too sure. Don’t let your guard down and protect your home and your family. But before we proceed into making these kickass booby traps, we better know the purpose or what are these traps for. Check them out below.
Booby traps are used [more or less] for 4 main purposes:
1. Delay the enemy.
2. Channelize the enemy.
3. Harass and demoralize the enemy.
4. Supplement firepower.
Here are some of our favorite creative booby traps guaranteed to kick the enemy’s ass when SHTF:
1. Trip Wire
A tripwire is a wire or a cord that is stretched close to the ground and attached to an explosive or to an alarm that prevents an intruder from entering an area. It is one of the most basic yet effective forms of security system that you can make. Check out the instructional video here.
2. Feather Spear Trap
3. Paracord Snare Trap
4. Cornflour Explosive
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